Great-Bubbie Gucia Manela, a Holocaust survivor, announces the birth of her ninth great-grandchild, Charlotte Ruth (Rivka) Rubin, on Dec. 5.
Sharing in her joy are parents Brandi (nee Katz), Jed and big brother Judah Max Rubin of Manhattan.
Joining in welcoming the baby are Great-Grandma Syril Rubin, Granma Shelley Rubin and Papa Daniel Rubin, Bubbie Joan and Zaydie Glenn Katz; along with Aunt Jamie, Uncle Ted and Micah Bloomberg; Aunt Becky and Uncle Alan Canarick; Julie Rubin; Uncle Shmuel, Aunt Mihal, Yael, Moshie, Udi, Yonatan, Shira, Naama, Ayelet and Tal Katz; and Uncle Derek, Aunt Inna and Isaac Katz.
Charlotte Ruth is named in loving memory of her great-grandmothers Charlotte Hubbel and Ruth Nelkin. The baby is also the great-granddaughter of the late Leonard Rubin, Pete Nelkin and Moshe Manela.